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This category relates to all things to do with food and drink in Preston, from food festivals to the latest news on restaurants, bars and pubs in the city

Power cut closes Fulwood supermarket

Aldi in Fulwood has closed early due to a power cut. Shoppers were unable to check out when the power went off at the store in Oliver’s Place. The cause […]

4 weeks ago
Penwortham’s new arts centre is getting ready for opening night

Penwortham‘s new arts centre The Venue is on track to open next week with a busy program of events. Penwortham Town Council has developed the former library after it was […]

4 weeks ago
Bamber Bridge micropub named in CAMRA’s Good Beer Guide

Exterior of Brig 'n' Barrel A Bamber Bridge micropub has been named in the Campaign for Real Ale’s Good Beer Guide 2020. Brig ’n’ Barrel in Station Road has been recognised in the prestigious guide, […]

4 weeks ago
Review: Getting to grips with dips at this Preston city centre restaurant

The main course This week my daughter Beth and I visited Totto’s as part of Blog Preston’s series of best and worst restaurants according to TripAdvisor. A cosy little Turkish and Mediterranean bistro […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement UCLan SU craft and food fair is back for freshers’ week – and it’s open to all

Sticky Chocolate Ltd were also at the last UCLan Craft and Food Fair Pic: Hannah Mason This year’s UCLan SU Freshers Craft and Food Fair is set to be a big one with over 30 stalls confirmed so far. Taking place on Thursday 19 September, the […]

1 month ago
How this Preston woman is fighting child hunger with free breakfasts

Helen Ball A Preston woman is fighting child hunger by providing free breakfasts at her Ribbleton cafe. Helen Ball from Broadgate runs Top Cafe in Ribbleton Lane. After hearing a radio interview […]

1 month ago
Review: Blog Preston gets silly for chilli at Chiquito

The chilli and spiced rice was unexpectedly excellent This week Yvonne and I took my niece Millie to Chiquito as part of Blog Preston’s series of best and worst Preston restaurants according to TripAdvisor. Situated at Preston Dock, […]

2 months ago
Preston pub marks first birthday with week-long celebration

The Vinyl Tap in Adelphi Street A Preston pub is marking its first birthday with a week-long celebration of music, food and drink. Vinyl Tap in Adelphi Street opened on 8 September 2018. Prior to its […]

2 months ago
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